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Winning prize shared between ventures at the DIF-Allia Accelerator Challenge final pitch day

Winning prize shared between ventures at the DIF-Allia Accelerator Challenge final pitch day

Six-month programme culminates in pitch day with three winning ventures awarded

GrandNanny, a social enterprise that matches working families with midlife+ neighbours to provide rewarding jobs and reliable childcare, has been awarded £10,000 by DIF Capital for winning the DIF-Allia Accelerator Challenge, with Greater Change and Appt also being awarded £7,500 each.

Allia leads project to provide homeless people with supported housing in Cambridge

Allia leads project to provide homeless people with supported housing in Cambridge

ALLIA WORKS WITH JIMMY’S AND NEW MEANING FOUNDATION TO DESIGN, BUILD AND INSTALL MUCH NEEDED COMMUNITY HOUSING IN THE CITY

Six new homes have been built to provide supported living for homeless people in Cambridge. Led by Allia, a charity dedicated to the creation of positive impact, this innovative housing project was the result of a 12-month partnership with Jimmy’s, the Cambridge homelessness charity, and the New Meaning Foundation, an ethical construction social enterprise.

Cambridge business workshop series

Cambridge business workshop series

Upskill yourself to help your business grow.

We are running a new series of workshops in Cambridge for those who live or work in the city, and who have the ambition to start something new. Whether it’s a business they want to get off the ground, or an initiative or project that would benefit the community – our four workshops will cover different aspects that will help you get started.